Hong Kong University

Hong Kong University

Technical Officer in the Department of Chemistry

Hong Kong

Closing in 13 days

Technical Officer in the Department of Chemistry

The University of Hong Kong

Apply now Ref.: 526198 Work type: Full-time Department: Department of Chemistry (25200) Categories: Executive / Technical / Support Hong Kong

Technical Officer in the Department of Chemistry (Ref.: 526198) (to commence as soon as possible, on a two-year fixed-term basis with contract-end gratuity and University contribution to a retirement benefits scheme, totalling up to 10% of basic salary, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance)

Applicants should possess a higher degree (MPhil. or Ph.D) in Chemistry with at least 3 years of relevant experience in synthetic laboratories. They should have a good command of English and Chinese (including Putonghua) with excellent interpersonal and communication skills. They should also have in- depth knowledge and extensive experience in handling air-sensitive reactions and quenching chemicals in a synthetic laboratory. Experience in designing and preparing undergraduate experiments is highly preferred. Knowledge of Dangerous Goods and Controlled Chemicals, as well as experience in chemical tracking and logistics would be advantageous.

The appointee will design and modify synthetic experiments, prepare chemicals, materials, standards for undergraduate and taught postgraduate laboratories, and outreach events. He/She will also contribute to the development of the chemical tracking system in the teaching laboratories, and perform any other duties as assigned.

The University only accepts online application for the above post. Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date C.V. Review of applications will commence as soon as possible and continue until April 30, 2024 or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.

The University is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to equality, ethics, inclusivity, diversity and transparency

Advertised: Mar 21, 2024 (HK Time) Applications close: Apr 30, 2024 (HK Time)

Apply now

Job details


Technical Officer in the Department of Chemistry


Hong Kong University


Hong Kong


March 22, 2024

Application deadline

April 30, 2024

Job type




Similar jobs

Recent blogs